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Peace

The Perpetual Peace. The peace concluded January 24th, 1502, between England and Scotland. But a few years afterwards the battle of Flodden Field was fought. Source: Dictionary of Phrase …

Peaceful

(The). Kang-wâng, third of the Thow dynasty of China, in whose reign no one was either put to death or imprisoned. (1098-1152.) Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brew…

La Separation

Director:Christian VincentWriters:Vincent and Dan FranckPhaedra Cinema; NR; 88 minutesRelease:10/98Cast:Isabelle Huppert, Daniel Auteuil, Louis Vincent, Jerome Deschamps, Karin Viard, Laurence…

The Koran/Sura X — Jonah, Peace Be On Him!

Sura X — Jonah, Peace Be On Him!Mecca — 109 Verses In the Name of God, the Compassionate, the Merciful ELIF. LAM. RA.[714] These are the signs of the wise Book! A matter of wond…

Peace with Honour

The rallying cry of the late Lord Beaconsfield; it originated with his speech after the Berlin Conference (1878), when he stated that he had brought back Peace with Honour. Source: Dictio…

Peace of Antalcidas

(The), between Artaxerxes and the states of Greece. It was brought about by Antalcidas, the Spartan (B.C. 387). Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894Peace of GodP…

Peace of God

In 1035 the clergy interfered to prevent the constant feuds between baron and baron; they commanded all men to lay down their arms on pain of excommunication. The command and malediction we…

Disastrous Peace

(La Paix Malheureuse). It followed the battle of Gravelines (2 syl.), and was signed at Cateau—Cambresis. By this treaty Henri II. renounced all claim to Genoa, Naples, Milan, and Cor…

Pipe of Peace

The North American Indians present a pipe to anyone they wish to be on good terms with. To receive the pipe and smoke together is to promote friendship and goodwill, but to refuse the offer…

Chemistry: Separating Mixtures

Separating MixturesChemistryElements, Compounds, and MixturesPure SubstancesShake It Up: MixturesColloids: Somewhere in BetweenSeparating Mixtures
 
 One of the most important things t…